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New Christmas 2017 Stamps:USPS

The four new stamps are inspired by some of America’s favorite holiday songs such as “Jingle Bells,” “Deck the Halls,” Silent Night,” and “Jolly Old Saint Nicholas.”  They’re designed to be appealing as a group, as well as individually. Lyrics … Continue reading

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US-Canada Joint Stamp Issue

One design shows a player in a contemporary uniform and using modern equipment, and the other is wearing vintage garb and using old-fashioned gear. The nondenominated (49¢) U.S. forever stamps will be issued in two different formats: in a pane … Continue reading

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USPS:Forever Stamps on Christmas Carols

The U.S. Postal Service will begin celebrating the Holiday season  with four new Forever stamps featuring images that illustrate the themes of four beloved Christmas carols: “Jingle Bells,” “Deck the Halls,” “Silent Night” and “Jolly Old Saint Nicholas.”

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USPS will Issue Stamps on  ‘The Snowy Day’

“The Snowy Day,” a beloved children’s book by Ezra Jack Keats, will be featured on four new stamps issued by the US Postal Service. Each of the four stamps features the main character Peter exploring and playing in his neighborhood … Continue reading

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USPS Issued Forever Stamps on Art of Andrew Wyeth

The United States Postal Service has issued a pane of stamps on 12th July  2017 inspired by the art of Andrew Wyeth to commemorate the centennial of the artist’s birth. Wyeth was born and spent his life in Chadds Ford, … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Forever Stamps on Sharks and Flowers

The Sharks set of five forever stamps will be issued  on 26th July 2017. The stamps in the Sharks set picture a shortfin mako shark, pelagic thresher shark, great white shark, whale shark, and scalloped hammerhead shark. The stamps are … Continue reading

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USPS will Released Forever Stamps on  Sports Balls

The United States Postal Service will soon release new Sport   ball stamps.Football, baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis, volleyball and kickball will join golf in the series. While the new releases may look like ordinary stamps, the cool thing about them is … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Stamps on Solar Eclipse

In the first ever use of thermo chromic ink   on a US postage stamp, heat from a finger when touched will expose a different image on the face of the stamp. The back of the stamp will feature a … Continue reading

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USPS  Issued Forever Stamps on Latin Food

The stamps, are dedicated to the influence of Mexican, Central and South American and Caribbean foods and flavors on American cuisine.The stamps, created by award-winning illustrator John Parra, feature bright illustrations of tamales, flan, empanadas, chile rellenos, ceviche and the … Continue reading

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